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Cysts – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

A cyst is a closed sac having a distinct membrane and division on the nearby tissue. They may contain air, fluids, or semi-solid material. A collection of pus is called an abscess, not a cyst. Once formed, the cyst could go away by itself or will have to be removed using surgery. Symptoms of Cysts…

Thrush And Breastfeeding: How To Cure Breastfeeding Thrush

Thrush and breastfeeding: all too often the two go hand in hand for breastfeeding moms and their babies. With the rampant use of antibiotics during child labor (for Strep B bacteria and C-sections) more breastfeeding moms and babies are dealing with thrush than ever before. If you are breastfeeding and suspect you and/or your baby…

Hepatitis- Symptoms of Disease

Hepatitis is the Latin word for liver inflammation. It is characterised by the destruction of a number of liver cells and the presence of inflammatory cells in the liver tissue. Hepatitis can be caused by diseases that primarily attack the liver cells. It can also arise as a result of a disease such as mononucleosis.…

RENAL CALCULI (PATHRI) and Unani Management

hey are called Pathri in Unani Medicine because of their shape and their sharp edges. They usually occur in the kidney or urinary bladder. Mostly found in persons who have improper digestion. Decreased consumption of water, excessive intake of non-vegetarian food and alcohol are risk factors. Those accustomed to a sedentary life and bedridden patients…

Vomiting Blood while Pregnant

Every month you need to increase your healthy food intake for your benefit and the baby as well. Considering the fact that it is not easy for you to keep tract of the changes of your preferences during the entire pregnancy; but what is essential is for you to eat the best nutritious foods while…

Food Safety and Food Poisoning

What is food poisoning? It is an acute illness, usually sudden, brought about by eating contaminated or poisonous food. The symptoms of food poisoning are: nausea – a queasy feeling as if you were about to be sick sickness – vomiting Pains in the bowl – gripping pains in the area of the stomach Diarrhoea…

Mouth Ulcers – Causes and Treatment of Mouth Ulcer

A mouth ulcer is the loss or erosion of part of the delicate tissue that lines the inside of the mouth (mucous membrane). Some of the causes include certain drugs, chemicals and infectious diseases such as herpes or thrush. The most common cause is mechanical injury, such as accidentally biting your cheek. In most cases,…

How Ayurvedic Medicine Helps Acidity Patients?

Are you experiencing upper abdominal pain and acute burning in the stomach region? This uncomfortable situation of the stomach may be because of acidity or hyperacidity. When the gastric cells do not carry out optimum functioning as required by them, it leads to excessive product of hydrochloric acid in the body, leading to a medical…

Home Remedies for Gastritis, Gastritis Causes and Symptoms

Gastritis means “inflammation of the stomach.” In most cases the lining of the stomach, suffer erosion and perforations, sometimes even bleeding. The most common causes of gastritis are alcohol and most pain killers. From aspirin, Advil, Motrin, Nuprin, to Aleve, and many others cause irritation of the gastrointestinal tract and this leads to gastritis and…

Inflammatory Heart Disease – Types – Precautions and Treatment

An inflammatory heart disease involves inflammation of the heart muscle or the tissue surrounding it. There are several types of heart diseases such as hypertension, alvular heart disease, ischaemic heart disease, etc. They are classified into myocarditis, pericarditis or endocarditis depending on the layer of tissue where the inflammation has occurred. When there is an…

Treatment for Edema

Edema is kind of disease when it occurs the body, particularly the legs, ankles and feet swell. The major reason for swelling is that too much water retention in the body’s tissues. Pregnancy is another major reason for edema. Edema can be caused by sunburn, some medications, eating too many salt or other serious conditions…

Heart Attack – Causes, Signs, Symptoms and Treatment

Any of a number of conditions that can affect the heart. Some examples include coronary heart disease, heart attack, cardiovascular disease, pulmonary heart disease and high blood pressure. Heart disease is a big problem in today’s society because of lifestyle issues such as poor diet, lack of exercise and smoking. Heart attack (myocardial infarction or…

Heart Attack – How Aspirin Helps

If you or a loved one has heart disease, heart attack prevention and treatment are very important subjects. Your physician may have recommended taking a low dose aspirin each day to avoid heart attack. You may have heard that you can increase your chances of survival during a heart attack by taking aspirin. But how?…